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Part-Time Assistant Teacher Glen Park Montessori School

Glen Park Montessori has an immediate opening for a full-time assistant teacher in our mixed age preschool classroom with children aged 3 to 5. We are looking for a warm, caring, and creative individual who loves working with young children and would enjoy co-creating an afternoon program based on creativity, exploration and fun!. We are a year-round school.


  • Assisting the Lead Montessori teacher
  • Insuring the health and safety of all our children all the times
  • Prepare snack,
  • Play yard guidance
  • Prepare the classroom for the afternoon and ensuring a clean and orderly classroom at days’ end.
  • Help develop curriculum and offer materials to expand their imagination and creativity.
  • Guiding children towards behavior, language and action to sustain a peaceful classroom, insuring respect for each other and the environment.
  • Meeting the needs of each child to honor their unique individuality, interests, and curiosity
    Qualifications / experience
  • Two or more years of classroom experience working with young children.
  • Clear and open communication
  • Timeliness and professionalism
  • Great sense of humor
  • Helpful if: you have musical talent, movement expertise (dance/yoga?), or other enrichment talent/ interest


  • 12 ECE units required to work in a preschool setting set by the state of California.
  • Current negative TB test,
  • Fingerprint clearance
  • Current first aid, CPR training
  • Transcripts from academic work
  • Two recent references

What we offer:

  • The chance to be a part of an authentic, working Montessori classroom with the possibility to be supported in the pursuit of Montessori certification
  • A beautiful, fun work environment with a wonderful team
  • Convenient transportation with BART within walking distance or: a teacher permit for neighborhood parking.
  • A highly supportive parent group

Along with your resume, please provide us with a cover letter that describes why this position interests you and how it might coincide with your career plans. Take a look at our website:

We look forward to hearing from you! Please email: [email protected]